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Scenic Day Trips

Each of the day trips begins and ends in Historic Ebensburg. All of the scenic rides can be enjoyed by car or motorcycle. Riders are encouraged to stay at any of the hotels or bed & breakfasts or enjoy many of the great restaurants and nightlife suggested below. Ebensburg also hosts many events through the year, so you can plan a complete day of activities for your friends and family to enjoy.

Visit the Ebensburg Main Street website for a complete list of events.

In conjunction with Thunder in Valley, Ebensburg hosts its annual Wheels & Wings event on the streets of Downtown Ebensburg on the third Thursday of June.

We urge you to stay in the Ebensburg area during Thunder in the Valley, and enjoy any of the scenic rides suggested here. They are all GREAT motorcycle trips!

PotatoFest, the region's largest craft and music festival, is the last Saturday in September.
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Ebensburg Homecoming Weekend is the last weekend in July. Spend Friday on a day trip, return to Ebensburg for a free concert in our  downtown on Friday evening.

Saturday, take another day trip and return to Ebensburg for a free concert, party and fireworks at Lake Rowena!


Pick any of the first four Fridays in August for a free evening Concert.

The week-long Cambria County Fair always opens on Labor Day weekend.

Scenic Day Trips

Sealed Mine 42 Portal

Forest Hills 1/2 Day Trip 61 miles [5 pages]

Flight #93 Memorial

Flight 93 Day Trip 204 miles [3 pages]

Horseshoe Curve

Moshannon Day Trip

255 miles [4 pages]

Dubois Harley Davidson

Northwest Day Trip 250 miles [3 pages]

Altoona's Railroaders Memorial Museum

Railroad Buff Day Trip 62 miles [5 pages]

The Conemaugh Gap

Conemaugh Gap 1/2 Day Trip

78 miles [3 pages]

Abandoned Lime Kilns at Canoe Creek

Bedford & Blair Counties Day Trip 140 miles [4 pages]

Windmills above Beaverdale

Cambria County Borders 148 miles [7 pages]


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